One of the largest and most prestigious institutions of higher education in England, such as the University of Kent, and the London School of Economics, cooperate with the Bachelor’s program ‘HSE and University of London Parallel Degree program in International Relations’.
1. University of Kent (Canterbury, UK) offers students an exchange program for improving academic skills and improving the English language (English and Academic Skills for Exchange Students, Economics, Social Policy, Politics and International Relations). Duration of the course is from 6 days to one semester. Also, the parallel degree program of HSE and the University of London gives students the opportunity to take part in the summer school focused on international relations and organized by the University of Kent. The length of the student's stay in one of the campuses of the University of Kent within the framework of participation in the summer school is 2 weeks.
For students on a competitive basis, the Program annually allocates three scholarships that cover the cost of educational courses and accommodation on the campus of the University of Kent.
2. The London School of Economics and Political Science is the leading partner of the HSE double diploma program and the University of London - the LSE educational courses represent the basis for the curriculum of the Program. At that moment, 112 Russian students are already studying at the LSE.
The London School of Economics also provides an opportunity for summer schools in various areas, such as Economics, International Relations, Government and Society, Finance. Summer schools last about two weeks, for example, the course on international relations will be held from July 10-28. It is necessary to note that at the end of each course, all students have to write a test, which confirms received knowledge.
On a competitive basis for participation in the Summer School of the LSE, the Program also provides three scholarships each year that cover the cost of educational courses and campus accommodation.
More detailed information on the structure, rules of admission, cost, see the websites of partner universities.